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Very Reverend Canon Erill O’Connor

O’CONNOR, Very Reverend Canon Erill (former Parish Priest of Corpus Christi Parish, Drumcondra, Dublin) - April 29, 2021 (peacefully) (in his 99th year), at Sacred Heart Residence, Sybil Hill, Raheny, in the loving care of the Little Sisters of the Poor and their dedicated nursing and care staff, predeceased by his brothers Shane (Mullingar) and Enda (Dublin), his sisters Maeve (Mullingar) and Nuala Hunt (Athlone); sadly missed by his sister Grainne Houlihan (Ennis) and his brother Rory (Dublin), nephews, nieces, grand-nephews, grandnieces, great-grandnephews and great-grandnieces, by His Grace Dr. Dermot Farrell, Archbishop of Dublin, members of the Diocesan Chapter, his brother priests of the Archdiocese of Dublin, the Reverend Mother and Sisters of the Community of the Sisters of Our Lady of Charity, High Park, Drumcondra and his lifelong-friends in the many parishes in which he served during his lengthy and dedicated priesthood. Removal on Tuesday morning to The Church of Corpus Christi, Home Farm Road, arriving for Requiem Mass at 10 o’c. (which can be viewed on the parish website) with burial afterwards at Dardistown Cemetery, Dublin. Family flowers only please. In accordance with Government guidelines on public gatherings the numbers attending the obsequies will be restricted to 25.